Members of the diplomatic community hold Buddhist wedding ceremony in Russia.
Unissued / unused material -
Moscow, Russia, Soviet Union, USSR. Russian voiceover.
MS Bride, daughter of Ceylonese (Sri Lanka) Ambassador in Moscow, Anoma Maheshvari and bridegroom Dudley Neville Vicjeratne, taking seats at desk in registry office. CU Bride. MS Bridegroom signing book. CU Bridegroom. MS Bride and groom shaking hands. LS Building. MS Bride and groom inside Ceylonese Embassy for wedding ceremony. CU's bride placing garland around bridegroom's neck. CU's bridegroom and bride being blessed by Pandito-Khen-po head Buddhist. CU Guests. CU Bride and bridegroom praying. Two shots of guests, pan to bride and groom. MS Guests applauding. MS Valerian Zorin, deputy foreign minister, shaking hands with bride and groom. GV Guests.
(Dupe Neg.) Old record suggests that this material dates from around 23/11/1959.